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The Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge is pictured above. ... It was the first consolidated contract for the National Nuclear Security Administration ... there were three bid protests and a four-month transition before the ...
Q&A: Newly elected NAACP president talks Trump, voting rights and NFL protests .... A: It's being suffocated when players are saying that they are taking a knee in protest of the league's inability to respect the talents of one player (Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers player who remains ...

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. -- The contract between Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge and the union representing most of its employees will not expire at midnight tonight (Oct. 10). Late Monday, the union and hospital agreed to extend the contract another month. The contract between Methodist Medical ...
... infiltrated the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Nicknamed the "Fort Knox of uranium," Y-12 was supposedly one of the most secure sites in the world, a bastion of warhead parts and hundreds of tons of highly enriched uranium--enough to power thousands of nuclear bombs.
Almighty is the story of America's love/hate relationship with nuclear ... the 2012 break-in of the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, ...

... mile bicycle and pedestrian route could take Oak Ridge residents from Melton Lake Drive to the entrance of Y-12 National Security Complex, ...
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry tours ORNL, tests out 3D-printed vehicles at ORNL. ORNL printed the vehicles at the Manufacturing ...
The near-disaster last week at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Hanford nuclear site in Washington state, where the U.S. once produced ...
The state of facilities in the U.S. nuclear network has been detailed by ... handling facilities, the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, ...
In a talk to the Friends of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Jim Campbell, ... will be focused on ORNL and the Y-12 National Security Complex.
students, staff and faculty gathered at the University of Tennessee Knoxville campus on Monday, April 24, 2017 to protest Gov. Bill Haslam's ...
After Alexander Hollaender and his wife Henrietta moved to Oak Ridge in 1947, he devised "a plan for a new biology Division, which was given space in buildings initially constructed for chemical reprocessing at the Y-12 Plant," according to the Vol. 25, 1992-93 issue of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory ...
Three billion tax dollars have been spent on an architectural plan for a new nuclear bomb plant, which politicians call the uranium Processing ...
Today in Washington, D.C., the nation will undertake the peaceful transfer of power that has been the hallmark of our republic since its founding ...

According to Ellen Smith, Oak Ridge City Council member and Oak Ridge National ... waste sites, including nuclear and PCB sites, in various Oak Ridge locations. ... formerly known as X-10; and Y-National Security Complex. ... multiple sites, contain waste from future cleanup work at Y-12 and ORNL.
Y-12 National Security Complex's perimeter fence, near where .... But, as Zak writes, "Oak Ridge's nuclear legacy has been rebranded and ...
Last month, a three-judge panel threw out the sabotage conviction, ruling that the defendants' 2012 protest in Oak Ridge, Tenn., did nothing to ...
The Y-12 National Security Complex sits in a narrow valley, surrounded ... Y-12 and Oak Ridge were built secretly, within about two years, as part of the ... and war; to protest against its role in maintaining America's nuclear arsenal. ...... Her activism had been limited mainly to protests at the U.S. Army school ...
President Trump's Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) is likely to be released in January 2018. ... maintaining the nuclear stockpile is in the national security interest; ... In 2012, an unarmed 82-year-old nun broke into the Y-12 maximum security nuclear facility in Tennessee, the "Fort Knox of uranium," to protest.
In 2012, three anti-nuclear activists including an octogenarian nun broke into one of the country's most secure nuclear weapons facilities, the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. In an embarrassing lapse in security, they spent two ...
With the country divided after the election of President Donald Trump, followed by worldwide protests and a controversial immigration ban, people are looking for red and blue everywhere - including Super Bowl commercials.
The group's reasoning focuses primarily on the availability of nuclear weapons and willingness among the world's powers to use them.
On a September afternoon in 2010, a group of 200 activists descended upon the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, where more than 400 tons of highly enriched uranium was stored. ... The protest marked the 30th anniversary of the ...
Paul Filipkowski created this cover to commemorate his participation in the Desert Witness II nonviolent protest against nuclear weapons at the Nevada test site on Hiroshima anniversary day, Aug. 6, 1986. He franked .... In September 1942 he acquired ...
The larger-than-life protest artwork appeared in front of a shop on the 4600 block of Hollywood Boulevard, according to LAist.
A protest at a Tennessee weapons plant laid bare the deception of the nuclear age. ... As a reporter for The Washington Post, he was fascinated to learn that Sister Megan Rice, Michael Walli, and Greg Boertje-Obed had crossed forested hills in the ...
He skillfully uses the small, finite story of the Y-12 protest to explore our national identity as a people whose culture is now intimately connected with things nuclear. Our bomb culture has not come cheap; the environmental costs have been ...
Once upon a time, peace activists fought to bring about change through radical protest, placing themselves at risk of physical harm and arrest; remnants of that tradition still persist through actions such as the 2012 break-in at the Y-12 National ...
A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed last year on behalf of Y-12 retirees, who claimed that Consolidated Nuclear Security - the government's managing contractor at the nuclear weapons plant - misled employees and failed to live up ...
He told Express.co.UK: "It is fair to say that if environmental activists could gain access to the area of the site where nuclear weapons were being stored then security was indeed compromised at that time despite protestations from the Belgian ...
She still believes that the uranium processing facility, Y-12, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, violates the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of nuclear weapons. In 2012, at age 82, she and two others successfully breached the facility's security system to make ...
Their roots go back to the Berrigan Brothers and the anti nuclear / anti Vietnam War protests. The Nevada Desert Experience was started by Sister Megan Rice, the nun who get three years in jail for the break in at the Y-12 site at the Oak Ridge Nuclear ...
She still believes that the uranium processing facility, Y-12, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, violates the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of nuclear weapons. In 2012, at age 82, she and two others successfully breached the facility's security system to make ...
Their roots go back to the Berrigan Brothers and the anti nuclear / anti Vietnam War protests. The Nevada Desert Experience was started by Sister Megan Rice, the nun who get three years in jail for the break in at the Y-12 site at the Oak Ridge Nuclear ...
Donahue said an internal protest of the contract award by SOC was resolved in Centerra's favor during the second week of December.
Some 42 months later, having finished up a two year prison stint for her part in the anti-nuclear weapons protest, 85-year-old Sr Megan Rice came to a small building just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile, in the shadow of St Columba's Free Church, to tell ...
Some 42 months later, having finished up a two year prison stint for her part in the anti-nuclear weapons protest, 85-year-old Sr Megan Rice came to a small building just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile, in the shadow of St Columba's Free Church, to tell ...
"We oppose nuclear weapons as Catholic workers," said Boertje-Obed, a long-time anti-war activist who was released earlier this year after serving a two-year prison sentence for a Plowshares protest with two others at the Y-12 weapons plant in Oak ...
As McClatchy reported from the Texas panhandle, 1,100 union employees at the Pantex plant, where B61 gravity bombs are being modernized, went out on strike earlier this year to protest benefits cuts. A partnership led by Bechtel and Lockheed Martin ...
OAK RIDGE - Consolidated Nuclear Security's first report card from the government was not a good one. The contractor, which manages the Y-12 and Pantex nuclear weapons plants, received a performance score of 57 out of 100 for its first 15 months on ...


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